NDE Level II Inspector
Posted on 3/15/2023

10,001+ employees

Designs, manufactures, & launches rockets and spacecrafts
Company Overview
SpaceX's mission is to make humanity multiplanetary. The company is working on a next generation of fully reusable launch vehicles that will be the most powerful ever built, capable of carrying humans to Mars and other destinations in the solar system.
West Athens, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
DevOps & Infrastructure
  • High school diploma or equivalency certificate
  • 2+ years of experience as a level II non-destructive evaluation/testing inspector
  • Must have at least 1 method in these areas: NDE level II certification in line with ASNT TC-1A/NAS-410 guidance in radiography (DR), computed radiography (CR), or Ultrasonic immersion (UT-IM)
  • Experience performing NDE testing on castings
  • NDE level II certification in line with ASNT-TC-1A guidance in dye penetrant (PT)
  • Knowledge of Olympus Tomoview/Zetec Ultravsion software
  • Knowledge of Carestream & GE
  • Knowledge of AMS, AWS/ASME, ASTM, etc
  • Basic understanding of lean principles: 5S, kaizen, continuous improvement initiatives
  • Ability to lift 25 lbs. unassisted, bend, stretch, stand for extended periods of time, climb stairs, reach, twist, sit, and walk
  • Willingness to work overtime and weekends when needed to meet critical deadlines
  • To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about the ITAR here
  • Perform volumetric NDE inspections with advanced radiographic techniques: computed and direct digital
  • Perform near surface NDE inspections with dye penetrant and visual inspection methods
  • Perform volumetric NDE inspections with ultrasonics
  • Interpret, evaluate, communicate and report findings to production and engineering
  • Interpret and review engineering drawings as required
  • Optimize and manipulate digital images for maximum clarity and accuracy
  • Support the development of NDE inspection techniques for complex geometries
  • Assist in training and developing others within the team
  • Support research and development of system qualification and certification for critical processes